Arts Events

Continually updated calendar of events near you and online, including art fairs, auctions, open studios, museums openings and charity events in Scotland, the UK and beyond.

Gertrud Arndt (attr), 'Study on colour at Bauhaus Weimar', probably circa 1924

Sotheby’s Bauhaus Pioneers Auction

Bidding now open: Sotheby’s is staging an online auction from a collection that includes the leading lights of the Bauhaus design school, whose influence continues to shape art and design thinking 100 years on.

Hippfest - Filibus, The Mysterious Air Pirate

St Andrews Fair Saturday’s Silent Film Highlight

An online screening of a classic silent thriller with live musical accompaniment is one of the highlights of Scotland’s St Andrew’s Fair Saturday – part of a unique cultural global event aiding good causes everywhere.

Angela Melkis, 'Majestic', oil on linen canvas

Aberdeen Art Fair 2020 Online is Easy on the Eye

Aberdeen Art Fair this year is online, bringing together a range of art galleries and artists from across the country and beyond, in a collection of over 500 pieces of contemporary art, priced from only £50.


Potfest Has Ceramics Under One Roof

Penrith’s Skirsgill Auction Mart in Cumbria is host to the annual artisan ceramics market Potfest, featuring eighty ceramic artists from around the UK.

Haroon Mirza, 'Waves and Forms'

Aberdeen Art Gallery Wins Art Fund 2020 Award

Re-opened this August after closure during lockdown, Aberdeen Art Gallery, which re-opened following a major transformation, has been announced as one of two Scottish winners of the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2020.